"This is my mother."

Translation:ये मेरी माँ हैं।

October 5, 2018

4 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/jetsconnor

Shouldn't it be यह rather than ये, as mother is singular?

October 5, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/zeebo7

ये is used here to show respect.

October 5, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/Emilio298517

And is that why it is not है but हैं ?

December 4, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/RPXjaa

Yes. 1st person हम and (in this example) 3rd person ये/वे/आप use हैं. In Hinglish, you'd type है like "hai" and हैं like "hain" to make it clear for anyone reading.

February 14, 2019
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